NOVOSIBIRSK STATE UNIVERSITY OF ARCHITECTURE AND CIVIL ENGINEERING -SIBSTRIN
Some facts about university
Novosibirsk State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering (Sibstrin) was founded in 1930 as Siberian Institute of Construction (Sibstrin). Being the first higher educational establishment in the field of construction and architecture in Novosibirsk, it has been considered for many years to be the only one in that field in the entire region of Siberia, Far East and Central Asia of the former Soviet Union. In 1935 the Institute was transformed into Novosibirsk Institute of Civil Engineering named after V.V.Kuibyshev. In July 1993 the Institute changed its name to Novosibirsk State Academy of Construction. In June 1997 the Academy got the status of the University. Since 2003 the full name of the University has been Novosibirsk State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering .
Nowadays NSUACE (Sibstrin) is a large educational and scientific establishment providing training of specialists for the construction industry of Russia. The University carries out researches in various fields: mechanics of solids, fluid mechanics, CAD systems, nanotechnology, winter concreting technology and developments for mechanization of construction.
The University has gained universal recognition. Sibstrin has been awarded a number of national and international prizes, including «The Leader of Russian Economy», «The American Golden Certificate of International Prestige», the gold medal of «SOCIETE D’ENCOURAGEMENT POUR L’INDUSTRIE NATIONALE» (The Association for Encouraging Industrial Development), «European Grand Prix for Quality «. Novosibirsk State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering (Sibstrin) is a member of the European Civil Engineering Education and Training (EUCEET) Association.
In order to facilitate international cooperation and to strengthen its position in the competitive international education market Sibstrin University has founded the Consortium of Novosibirsk Universities (CNU) which includes the largest universities of the city: National Research Novosibirsk State University, Novosibirsk State Technical University, Siberian University of Geoinformation and Technologies and Novosibirsk State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering (Sibstrin).
In June 2015 Sibstrin and UNESCO signed an agreement to establish a UNESCO Chair on Theory and Technology of Environmental Safety in Water Resources Control at Sibstrin University.
According to the Public Organization «Business Russia», Sibstrin enters top 50 of higher educational establishments graduating specialists who are in high demand in labor market.
Novosibirsk State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering has the State Accreditation Certificate and the License for the Right of Conducting Educational Activity.